Big, Bold & Blue: Lessons from Australia’s Marine Protected Areas
Nature Conservancy - Science
NOVEMBER 16, 2016
Australia has one the largest systems of marine protected areas in the world, from the coral-covered Great Barrier Reef to the sub-Antarctic Macquarie Island. The book — Big, Bold & Blue: Lessons from Australia’s Marine Protected Areas — gathers lessons learned from academia, government, NGOs, indigenous communities, and the fishing sector. Director of Conservation, TNC Australia. Q: So tell about the history of marine protected areas, or MPAs, in Australia?